Regulatory Compliance Training Doesn't Have To Be Boring

Amy Wood specializes in providing a fun and educational approach to understanding topics related to regulatory compliance, using real examples from data breaches she has consulted for to help ensure your business has an informed and proactive approach to compliance.


  • HIPAA Then & Now

  • HIPAA Deep Dive For Privacy Officers

  • Internet Hygiene & Cybersecurity: How To Identify & Avoid Infecting Your Practice

  • Technology Disaster Preparedness

  • HIPAA For Business Associates

  • HIPAA For IT Providers

  • HIPAA In The Age Of Covid

  • California Dental Practice Act


Amy consults with healthcare practitioners and Business Associate vendors both before and after a Data Breach. She helps minimize the damage after a data breach and implements proactive compliance programs into existing workflows.

Amy has a long history in healthcare, both with patients and now behind the scenes in risk management and technology security. Amy has worked in healthcare for more than 20 years. Her passion for risk management began after her own identity was compromised as a result of X-rays being lost from staff errors. That passion has turned into a commitment to provide an easy to understand approach to complex regulations.

Amy has been named to the 40 Under 40’s “One To Watch” twice by the North Bay Business Journal. She has served multiple terms as a board member of industry peer groups and maintains active roles with the FBI’s Infragard Cybersecurity Group, Academy of Dental Management Consultants, Healthcare Compliance Association, HHS 405(d).

As a Continuing Education Provider, by the Academy of General Dentistry, education is provided to private practice and clinics individually, as well as dental associations, dental hygiene and dental assistant associations, study clubs, disability groups, and other assemblies.

Amy resides in Santa Rosa, California, with her husband, Scott. They have quite the household as they raise their three daughters and their company ACS Technologies, LLC, together.


Amy Wood

CEO, Copper Penny Consulting, LLC

CEO, ACS Technologies, LLC


Meeting Planner Information

Previous Speaking Engagements
  • California Dental Association

  • Yankee Dental Congress

  • Santa Clara County Dental Society

  • San Francisco Dental Hygiene Society

  • Santa Clara Valley Dental Hygiene Association

  • Dental Integrators Association

  • Empire College School of Business: IT/CyberSecurity Program

  • Empire College School of Business: Medical Assistant Program